NEW YORK TIMES / INTELL
Under the heading “The tea kettle movement”, Thomas Friedman writes: “The issues that upset the tea kettle movement – debt and bloated government – are actually symptoms of our real problem, not causes. They are symptoms of a country in a state of incremental decline and losing its competitive edge, because our politics has become just another form of sports entertainment, our Congress a forum for legalized bribery and our main lawmaking institutions divided by toxic partisanship to the point of paralysis.”
WATCHDOG: Three wags of the tail!!!